Dr. Heather Getty

St. Joseph's Health Care London

Pain Management Program
268 Grosvenor Avenue
London, ON  N6A 4V2
Telephone: (519) 646-6000, ext. 64369
Email: heather.getty@sjhc.london.on.ca

Clinical interests: I conduct assessment and individual and group treatment with adults with chronic pain, but my private practice is a generalist practice and I do individual assessment and treatment with adults with affective and anxiety disorders.

Topics for workshops, seminars: Attachment; Chronic Pain; Integration of Traditional and Acceptance-Based CBT Interventions

Type of clinical practica: Initial Assessment; Initial Intervention

Types of clients: Adult

Modality: Individual; Group

Theoretical orientation: Cognitive Behav.; Psychodynamic; Humanistic; ACT/Mindfulness 

Types of client problems: Adjustment Disorder; Anxiety Disorder; Somatic Symptoms & Related Disorders; Depressive Disorders; Personality Disorders

Type of supervision you can provide: Student describes case to you; Co-therapy/Co-interview; You observe student live

Recent students: K. Zhang (2014); M. Tomlinson (2018)

Current students:

Clinical contact: Not Available

Research interests: I am interested in evaluating treatments combining traditional CBT with acceptance-based approaches. Other interests include relationships between attachment security and adjustment to pain, and gender differences in chronic pain.

Available to supervise: Yes

Constraints: Available to supervise from May 1, 2020 - August 31, 2020; Pre-requisite: CBT Courses

Last updated: May 21, 2019